Garden Events

EARLY MORNING WALK

A WALK IN THE GARDENS AFTER DAWN TO HEAR THE EARLY BIRDSONG

SATURDAY 9 MAY 2020, 6.30AM

Join Andrew Malcolm, the West Waterford Eco Group and the Lismore Castle Gardens Team for an early morning walk to see the sunrise and hear the morning birdsong.

Tea, coffee and breakfast rolls provided at the end. Warm clothing may be required and waterproof footwear!

€12 + booking fee, includes refreshments.
Friends Scheme Members €8 + booking fee.
Advance booking essential.

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SUNSET TOUR & BBQ

A WALK IN THE GARDENS AT DUSK & BBQ AT THE FIRE PIT

SATURDAY 4 JULY 2020, 6 - 10PM

Join the Garden Team for a walk at sunset to watch the sun descend on the gardens and join us for BBQ food, including a lamb spit in the Upper Gardens.

€45 + booking fee, includes food & drinks.
Friends Scheme Members €35 + booking fee.
Advance booking essential.

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AN EVENING OF TALKS AT LISMORE CASTLE GARDENS

SATURDAY 8 AUGUST 2020, 7pm

Join the Garden Team for an evening of talks to hear about the pioneering work the Lismore Castle Gardens team undertake in the maintenance of these prized gardens.

7pm:
Vick Ind, Gardener at Lismore Castle, on her research trip to South Africa.
7.30pm:
Lee Behegan, former Gardener at Lismore Castle, and horticulture student at Wisley, on his ongoing research into gardening.
8.15pm:
Darren Topps, Head Gardener at Lismore Castle, on maintaining the past and the vision for the future in Lismore.

€15 + booking fee, includes complimentary drinks.
Friends Scheme Members €10 + booking fee.
Advance booking essential.

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WREATH MAKING WORKSHOP

FRIDAY 4 DECEMBER 2020, 10.30AM - 1PM
&
2ND WORKSHOP 2.30 - 5PM

Join the Lismore Castle Gardens team for a hands-on festive workshop - choose either a morning or afternoon session. Construct and decorate your own Christmas Wreath using foliage from the Castle Gardens. Materials will be provided. Mulled wine and seasonal treats included.

€50 + booking fee.
Friends Scheme Members €45 + booking fee.
Suitable for adults.
Advance booking essential.